(Mianyang News) -- (Reporter: Huang Xiaoqin) On December 5, drama “The Soul of China”, reflecting the formation process of the spirit of “two bombs and one satellite” and the contemporary values, performed brilliantly in Jincheng Art Palace, Chengdu. Li Shuang, deputy director of the Library and Culture Center of the central party school, Zhou Yanke, minister assistant of the cooperative department of association for historical research of the “two bombs and one satellite”, and Yuan Fang, deputy secretary of the municipal party committee and acting mayor, watched the performance.
Drama “the Soul of China” mainly takes Qian Xuesen, Deng Jiaxian, Guo Yonghuai, Ren Xinmin, Yu Min, Sun Jiadong and a large number of outstanding scientists as the main line, who devote themselves to the great cause of the “two bombs and one satellite”, and reproduces their strong patriotism and scientific and technological innovation spirit. With that spirit they have realized magic achievements of “two bombs and one satellite”, which start from scratch, and develop from weak to strong. With tremendous efforts and sacrifices, unstoppable perseverance and speed, they have overcome the difficult process of strategic breakthrough in scientific research for national defense, and encouraged cadres and masses to carry forward the spirit of patriotism and strive for success in the new era.
In the show, the actors, with their sincere devotion, vivid dialogue and realistic stage effect, vividly reproduced the heroic deeds of the “two bombs and one satellite” nobles who devoted themselves to the cause under difficult and complicated conditions. The play takes characters as the center, undertakings and emotions as the carrier, and national destiny as the main theme. It not only sings the main theme, vigorously promotes the national spirit, but also is full of drama’s true tension and unique innovation. The plot of the play is heart-thrilling, the highlights are exciting, and the climax is advancing. With epic style and the charm of the drama art, it is close to the pace of the modern times, which attract, affect and educate our people.
On the stage, the actors acted with genuine affection. Stories are fluctuated and exciting. While off the stage, audiences were moved by the show, with blood surging, eyes moist and constant applause. Through the drama, we saw a group of ordinary and great scientists. We not only saw their unremitting struggle for a strong China, but also their noble qualities of selfless dedication, self-reliance, and their national feelings.
It is understood that the drama is specially directed by the “two bombs and one satellite” historical research association, and jointly produced by the organizational department of provincial party committee, the provincial propaganda department, the provincial culture and tourism department, the provincial Party school and the municipal government of the municipal party committee. The drama was directed by Feng Jia, a national first-class director and playwright, and was jointly created by young playwright Zhang Ran and director Feng Jia, with Jin Naifan, a national first-class playwright, as its art consultant. The drama brings together a group of first-class domestic drama artists and the best cast of Sichuan People's Art Theater.
During the performance, a two-day exhibition of portraits of meritorious figures for the “two bombs and one satellite” has also been held at Jincheng Art Palace in Chengdu since December 4. The 23 portraits of the “two bombs and one satellite” meritorious figures displayed in the exhibition were created by Yang Hua, the first-class national artists, one of the members of the Chinese Artists Association, director of the Chinese Academy of Sciences, and secretary-general of the artists association of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. All the work uses the big portrait to depict the facial expressions of the characters and highlight the spiritual temperament of them. They are all masterpieces that represent the spirit of Chinese scientists and strengthen our cultural self-confidence.
Academicians of the two academies, relevant responsible comrades of the provincial leading group on talent work, Zhang Xuemin, member of the standing committee of the municipal party committee and the department of propaganda, Yue Yong, standing committee of municipal party committee and minister of organizational department, Liao Xuemei, vice chairman of the municipal consultative conference, Guo Xinglin, vice-chairman of municipal CPPCC, Tan Gang, secretary-general of the municipal government, and comrades from organizational department of party committees and party schools in various municipalities and prefectures attend the performance and exhibition.